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McAfee's memory resident anti-virus system.

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VShield version 2.2.0 (220) 03/31/95 by
McAfee, Inc. Memory-resident (TSR) virus
protection and prevention. Auto-loads
into RAM above 1Mb. Req: DOS 3+, 67Kb.


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McAfee’s memory resident anti-virus system.
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AGENTS.TXT 31481 11559 deflated
CHKVSHLD.EXE 18947 11959 deflated
COMPUSER.TXT 6252 2448 deflated
FILENAME.TXT 1956 739 deflated
FILE_ID.DIZ 164 146 deflated
LICENSE.TXT 16483 4445 deflated
NAMES.DAT 163083 65766 deflated
PACKING.LST 1775 723 deflated
README.1ST 1526 769 deflated
REGISTER.TXT 9857 3784 deflated
SCAN.DAT 162480 119914 deflated
TPCREAD.ME 199 165 deflated
VALIDATE.EXE 15958 10918 deflated
VALIDATE.TXT 3560 1257 deflated
VIRUSCAN.TXT 240479 50490 deflated
VSHEML.EXE 30876 14440 deflated
VSHIELD.DAT 192816 103416 deflated
VSHIELD.EXE 206921 63657 deflated
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VSHLDCRC.EXE 45099 24115 deflated
VSHLDWIN.EXE 29394 14214 deflated

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VShield version 2.2.0 (220) 03/31/95 by
McAfee, Inc. Memory-resident (TSR) virus
protection and prevention. Auto-loads
into RAM above 1Mb. Req: DOS 3+, 67Kb.
Errata for VirusScan Version 2.2.0 (220)
Copyright 1994, 1995 by McAfee, Inc.
All Rights Reserved.



These release notes cover what is new in V2.2.0 of VirusScan for DOS,
VirusScan for Windows, VirusScan for OS/2 and VShield..

VirusScan Version 2.2.0 (220) adds or improves detection and removal
of many new viruses. For a complete list of viruses in this release,
run VirusScan for DOS or OS/2 with the /VIRLIST switch, or click on
"Virus List" button in VirusScan for Windows

This release introduces in VirusScan a /NOEXPIRE switch which
disables the expiration notice that by default displays 180 days after the
release of a scan.exe.

The next release of VirusScan is scheduled for the third week
of April, 1995.


In some cases of Logical Boot Sector infections (DISK KILLER
for example) SCAN may not be able to find the original information
to restore the LBS when used with the /CLEAN option. SCAN will
automatically attempt a generic method to remove the virus.
The Generic Removal Procedure #2, which will be applied by SCAN
in those cases, will remove the virus but may leave the disk non-bootable.
The disk however will be accessible after a clean boot from a floppy
diskette. For hard disk infections it is possible to make the disk bootable
again by using the DOS SYS command. The correct syntax for this is:

A:>SYS C:

where A: is a floppy disk drive with a bootable DOS system diskette in it.


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